Jerold Jackson Tapped As PD For KRRQ & KNEK/Lafayette
October 29, 2015 at 5:34 AM (PT)
CUMULUS MEDIA has appointed programming professional JEROLD JACKSON as PD for Urban KRRQ (Q95.5) and Urban AC KNEK (MAGIC 104.3)/LAFAYETTE, LA. JACKSON has been with CUMULUS for over 15 years, and for the past several years has been the PD at Urban KMJK/KANSAS CITY. He takes the programming reins at KRRQ and KNEK on NOVEMBER 2nd. JACKSON will also serve as midday talent for KNEK.
Corporate PD/Urban Formats MAURICE DEVOE will assume PD duties for KMJK.
LAFAYETTE VP/Market Mgr. P. WAYNE MULLING said, “JEROLD brings exciting ideas and a fresh perspective to our market. He will be working closely with me and with our sales team, our other first class PD's, and the entire staff to continue making KRRQ and KNEK the top Urban stations in ACADIANA!”
DEVOE said, "We appreciate JEROLD's leadership at KMJK and his passion for winning. I know he will bring those same qualities to Lafayette as PD for our two powerhouse Urban brands.”
JACKSON said, “I am excited and honored to be selected to lead and take these two legendary stations to the next level. I am thrilled to get started on this new journey with Q95.5 and MAGIC 104.7.”